University of Chester - Biomedical Science MSc

University of Chester

Biomedical Science MSc

Biomedical Scientists are essential members of the modern healthcare team and, in collaboration with doctors and other medical professionals, aid in the diagnosis of diseases, evaluate the effectiveness of treatment, and research into causes and cures of diseases. This IBMS-accredited program is ideal for those wanting to develop advanced knowledge and skills in Biomedical Science.

Why study this course with us?

Biomedical Scientists are in demand in the healthcare service (NHS pathology labs, National Blood and Transplant Service), medical research, pharmaceutical industry, and organizations such as the UK Health Security Agency and the Medical Research Council.

You will receive training in the skills required in the reading and interpretation of the literature and translating that into evidence-based practice. We aim to develop your research and writing skills so that you will be in a position to contribute to the scientific literature effectively.

The course culminates in the Research Dissertation, which will be assessed through your production of a research article written in the style of publishable scientific work and a short oral presentation. Options could include data or laboratory-based projects, depending on research interests.

Entry Requirements

  • Honours Degree in Accounting, Business and Finance related degree with a 2:2 or above.  




    6.5 (Min 5.5 in each sub-skill)

  • PTE 

    65 overall (Min. 59 in each sub-skill)

Career Prospects

The University of Chester has an award-winning Careers and Employability service that provides a variety of employability-enhancing experiences through the curriculum, employer contact, tailored group sessions, individual information, advice, and guidance. It is inclusive, impartial, welcoming, informed, and tailored to personal goals and aspirations, enabling students to develop as individuals and contribute to the business and community in which they will live and work. We provide access to part-time jobs, extra-curricular workshops, and practical one-to-one help with career planning, including help with CVs, applications, and mock interviews. Students and graduates of the University of Chester can use our services free of charge for up to two years after graduating.

Career Opportunities after Completing Biomedical Science MSc

  • Biomedical Scientist Biomedical scientists are in charge of conducting research and analysis that would help improve the overall health of humans
  • Clinical Scientist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Medicinal Chemist
  • Microbiologist
  • Toxicologist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Epidemiologist

Course Details

Six modules will equip you with a broad range of general banking and finance knowledge, as well as specific understanding on essential financial regulation. Intermediate concepts within the banking and finance discipline will be explored, with a focus on sustainability, investment banking and portfolio management. You will also take a five-week compulsory placement to develop advanced skills. The modules given above are the latest example of the curriculum available on this course. Programme structures and individual modules are subject to change due to curriculum enhancement, staff changes, student numbers, improvements in technology, changes to placements or regulatory or external body requirements.

Course Modules

Analysis and Interpretation of Clinical Data
Blood Sciences
Clinical Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Clinical Medicine
Current Issues in Biomedical Sciences
Evidence-Based Medicine
Research Dissertation

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